Ken Gillings on battles, Isandlwana, Rorke’s Drift, and VCs

Ken Gillings in full swing at Isandlwana

Ken Gillings in full swing at Isandlwana

First an apology – in a previous post on The Phraser I stated, incorrectly, that the defence of Rorke’s Drift earned the highest number of Victoria Crosses ever for a single action.  I was wrong.

I turned to Ken Gillings for advice. He allowed me to use the article that follows to clarify the position.

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